5 Reasons Not to Hate Celebrity Kickstarters

5 Reasons Not to Hate Celebrity Kickstarters

When I received an email from Rolling Stone saying Neil Young was running a Kickstarter, I thought, "I wonder how many other ...

Public Libraries Will Survive Despite Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited

Public Libraries Will Survive Despite Amazon's Kindle Unlimited

Can I tell you why I’m so excited about Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited service? Because, aside from all my publications with academic presses ...

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LA Summer Internship: Weeks 8 and 9

It's hard to believe that I've already been in Los Angeles two months. Time really does fly! With my summer internship at Farm ...

Apple’s Swirling Rumors: a Smartwatch, iPhone 6 and News of iOS 8?

Apple's Swirling Rumors: a Smartwatch, iPhone 6 and News of iOS 8?

Apple has been in the technology news for a while now. It first started with Apple acquiring Beats, and moved swiftly into ...

3 Reasons Facebook’s Slingshot Will Not Succeed

3 Reasons Facebook's Slingshot Will Not Succeed

Snapchat rose to the top of the charts due to its simplicity. Snap a pic, and send it out. Sure the app has ...

5 Reasons Not to Hate Celebrity Kickstarters

5 Reasons Not to Hate

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Public Libraries Will Survive Despite Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited

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LA Summer Internship: Weeks 8

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Apple’s Swirling Rumors: a Smartwatch, iPhone 6 and News of iOS 8?

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| July 30, 2014

5 Reasons Not to Hate Celebrity Kickstarters

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When I received an email from Rolling Stone saying Neil Young was running a Kickstarter, I thought, “I wonder how many other celebrities have used Kickstarter..?’ I found plenty of them. But much to my surprise, there are many more negative stories about this trend than positive ones. Let’s take a brief look at this trend, → Read More

| July 29, 2014

Public Libraries Will Survive Despite Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited

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Can I tell you why I’m so excited about Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited service? Because, aside from all my publications with academic presses and journals, I am an independent publisher. My book, Expect More, was published as a physical copy and digital copy through Amazon’s tools. What’s better, I’m automatically part of Kindle Unlimited, and maybe → Read More

| July 28, 2014

LA Summer Internship: Weeks 8 and 9

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It’s hard to believe that I’ve already been in Los Angeles two months. Time really does fly! With my summer internship at Farm League winding down, I’ve decided to start tackling a rather large project of my own… and make plans to go on a little road trip too! As always, if you have any → Read More

| July 25, 2014

Apple’s Swirling Rumors: a Smartwatch, iPhone 6 and News of iOS 8?

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Apple has been in the technology news for a while now. It first started with Apple acquiring Beats, and moved swiftly into the news about iOS 8 and the potential of an Apple Smart Watch. Now we are hearing early talk and predictions of the newest iPhone release. So what does Apple actually have in store → Read More

| July 23, 2014

3 Reasons Facebook’s Slingshot Will Not Succeed

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Snapchat rose to the top of the charts due to its simplicity. Snap a pic, and send it out. Sure the app has advanced in various ways but nothing too crazy or drastic. However, Facebook rose to the top for all of the opposite reasons. Facebook’s success has allowed it to buy out other companies → Read More

| July 22, 2014

6 Ways to Maximize Your Internship Using LinkedIn

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If you’re a typical college student, you’re probably not massively into LinkedIn. Not having had much, if any, professional experience, you wonder who to connect with and how to make your scanty profile look attractive. But once you score an internship, things are looking up for you on LinkedIn! Here are six ways you can make the most → Read More

| July 21, 2014

Snapchat Geofilters, Celebrity-Only Facebook App, And More: The Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a biweekly feature of Information Space. Sending the same Snapchats to your friends over and over again can get boring. Luckily, with the newest Snapchat update, you can now add some pizazz to your daily snaps with geofilters. These stickers appear as overlays to your photos and are unlocked only when → Read More

| July 18, 2014

SU Student Kickstarts Pour-Over Coffee System: Invergo

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When incoming students walk into their first college dorm room, they think of the next four years ahead of them. When Cameron Hughes, a transfer student at Syracuse University, walked into his dorm room, he found his office and makerspace for his next product, Invergo. Hughes is now a junior in the Industrial Design program at → Read More

| July 17, 2014

The World Cup According to Twitter

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The World Cup ended on Sunday with Germany defeating Argentina 1-0 in extra time. This ended a thrilling month of passion, competition, and national pride across the world. The mystique of this special event was captured throughout social media, most notably on Twitter. For those not watching the game live, they could turn to Twitter and see → Read More

| July 16, 2014

LA Summer Internship: Week Seven

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Week Seven With the summer winding down, I figured that I should focus more on doing work and learning than goofing off (though I did manage to goof off a good bit this week). I worked on a Nissan commercial, took photos alongside a photographer that has taken portraits of just about every pop star → Read More